CancerCare Seeks New Trustees

on Monday, 30 November -0001.

Following the retirement of a couple of our Trustee Board members we are looking for new trustees to join our team. This is an exciting time to join CancerCare. We are a forward thinking local charity, about to launch into the next phase of our development.

CancerCare is the only local cancer support charity. We support local people whose lives are affected by cancer and increasingly other Life Limiting Conditions, their families and carers, and those who have been bereaved. We help all ages – adults, children and young people. Our services are free of charge to anyone in the North Lancs and South Lakes area.

We are particularly keen to recruit Trustee Board members with experience in:-

  • HR

  • Fund Raising

  • PR & Marketing

  • Finance

These are voluntary positions and we are looking for people with experience and knowledge at a strategic or senior level gained with in the voluntary & community, public, or private sectors. Key Attributes would be leadership, accountability integrity, and commitment. We are seeking people with a range of Skills including strategic thinking, decision making, communication and influencing.

CancerCare has six Trustee Board meetings per year, in the early evening and some meetings with senior staff of CancerCare from time to time both at our Lancaster and Kendal Centres.

For an informal discussion about the roles please contact Chief Executive Lynne Stafford on 01524 381820.

To apply, please email your CV with a covering letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. outlining why you would like to be considered as a Trustee for CancerCare.